Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) Qualsafe

A Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) qualification will not only make a positive contribution to the safety of your workplace but also enable individuals to deal with an emergency situation with confidence in a prompt, safe and effective way.

This comprehensive course covers a wide range of First Aid emergencies including the initial intervention in a serious condition prior to professional medical help arriving, such as CPR, to minor conditions, such as applying a plaster to a cut.

Units include:

  • Health & Safety
  • Burns and scalds
  • Role of the First Aider
  • Strains and sprains
  • Managing the incident
  • Diabetes
  • Primary survey
  • Epilepsy
  • Secondary survey
  • Respiratory system
  • Recovery position
  • Embedded objects
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Eye injuries
  • Circulatory system
  • Hypoxia
  • Shock
  • Spinal injuries
  • Serious bleeding
  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Wounds and dressings
  • Choking

Delivery methods & course duration:

The duration of the Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work (QCF) is 3 days classroom based training incorporating theory and practical sessions.

Assessment is carried out by completion of five practical assessments and two multi-choice question papers.

After successful completion of the course and assessments candidates will be awarded the Qualsafe approved Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work which is valid for 3 years.

Time:

0800 – 1630 hrs.

Course cost:

£180.00 (inclusive of VAT).